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Region 16 school board faces fight or flight decision

PROSPECT — To fight or not to fight, that’s the question before the Region 16 Board of Education as it contemplates its next step regarding a state ruling on magnet…

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Regionalization an option to buy paving equipment

BEACON FALLS — A second referendum to buy paving equipment is not likely following a public informational meeting on the subject last month. However, town officials are still perusing other…

Woodland Regional High School Principal Arnold Frank speaks during the the school's Academic Awards Night June 15. Frank declined his nomination into the Woodland Hall of Fame.
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WRHS ushers in first Hall of Fame class

BEACON FALLS — Over the ten year history of Woodland Regional High School, countless people and organizations have contributed to building the Hawks’ nest. Last week, the school immortalized a…

Class of 2011 set to graduate

Graduation ceremonies for Naugatuck and Woodland Regional high schools are scheduled for later this month. Woodland Regional High School’s graduation will be held Thursday, June 23 at 6 p.m. in…

State celebrates Portuguese heritage

HARTFORD — Members of the state’s Portuguese community were honored at the Day of Portugal event last Friday in Hartford. State Rep. Rosa C. Rebimbas (R-70) and Fernando G. Rosa,…

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Full-day K debate continues in Region 16

BEACON FALLS — As the Region 16 school board reviewed the draft educational specifications for a new elementary school, switching to full-day kindergarten once again dominated the discussion. The Board…

Beacon Falls upgrades town phone system

BEACON FALLS — A new phone system was installed at Town Hall Tuesday. The new phone system features an automated attendant answering service that will allow the caller to select…

Clerk concludes no recount necessary on budget vote

BEACON FALLS — The town will not hold a recount and is accepting the results Tuesday’s referendum on a $5.85 million budget proposal. The vote totals were 305-299 in favor…

2011 Beacon Falls Summer Scorcher 5k and Kids’ Fun Run

Come kick-off the Beacon Falls Park and Recreation’s summer fireworks celebration with a morning of running for the whole family July 9. The Summer Scorcher offers a Kids’ Fun Run…

Nonresident students not just Norwalk’s problem

Enrolling a child in public school isn’t as simple as driving up to a school, handing over a lunch box and sending the child on his or her way. Parents…